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Mining Project: Contracts awarded for Mt. Thirsty Cobalt Nickel Oxide Project Pre-Feasibility Study

Perth (WA), Australia – On May 31, 2018, Conico Limited advised that the contracts have been awarded for the Pre-Feasibility Study  for the Mt. Thirsty Cobalt Nickel Oxide Project. The project is a 50/50 Joint Venture with partner Barra Resources Limited.

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FLSmidth: Multiple Buffalo Reclaim Feeder Sizes released to the Market

Copenhagen, Denmark – FLSmidth Buffalo reclaim feeders reclaim stockpiles and deliver ROM material to a conveyor belt, sizer, or other processing equipment. The expanded range of FLSmidth Buffalo reclaim feeders allows customers to select the size best suited for their operational parameters, such as varied discharge heights and loading deck lengths.

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Fortescue Metals approved USD 1.2 billion Iron Ore Mine and Rail Project

Perth (WA), Australia – On May 28, 2018, Fortescue Metals Group (ASX: FMG, Fortescue) advised that the company’s Board has approved the development of the Eliwana mine and rail project, located in Western Australia’s Pilbara region.

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Haver & Boecker: Vibrating Screen delivers Versatility in a compact Design

St. Catharines (ON), Canada Haver & Boecker, an equipment manufacturer and solutions provider for aggregates and mining applications, offers the Tyler L-Class vibrating screen for classifying wet or dry material as well as an ideal dewatering method. The compact machine is versatile and easy to maintain, with no timing belts or gears that normally need replacing.

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Metso at Expomin 2018: Innovations for the Mining Industry in Chile

Helsinki, Finland At the 15th Exhibition and World Congress for Latin American Mining, Expomin 2018, Metso will be presenting a variety of product Industry 4.0 applications and tailored solutions to improve process and resource efficiency while reducing operational costs in mining operations. The exhibition is part of Metso’s anniversary activities, celebrating 150 years of delivering results to our customers around the world.

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Rail-Veyor now hauling all Deep 1 Production Material at Agnico Eagle’s Goldex Mine

Sudbury (ON), Canada – Rail-Veyor Technologies Global announced that it’s Rail-Veyor system is now hauling all of the production material at Agnico Eagle Mines Limited’s Goldex Mine in Val-d’Or, Quebec, Canada for their Deep 1 project. Installation of the energy-efficient 3 km underground system began as part of Goldex’s new Deep 1 project which was started up in July 2017.

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Michelin announced Intention to acquire the Conveyor Belt Manufacturer Fenner

Clermont-Ferrand, France & Hessle, United Kingdom – On March 19, 2018, Michelin announced that it intends to acquire Fenner PLC. Headquartered in Hessle, United Kingdom, Fenner is a global leader in reinforced polymer technology with 2017 annual revenues of GBP 655 million (approx. USD  920 million). It provides conveyor belt solutions and reinforced polymer products for the mining and general industrial markets.

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TAKRAF 700-liter Bucket-Wheel Excavator starts Operation at major Lignite Mine in India

Leipzig, Germany – A major mining and power generation company in India, has recently put into operation a new TAKRAF designed and built BWE of 700-liter capacity at an important lignite mining operation. The order for the machine, with a design capacity of 1400 m3/h, was issued to TAKRAF’s Indian office in 2015 and encompassed the design, manufacture, assembly/erection of all mechanical, structural, electrical components, testing, commissioning and hand over.

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Glencore Technology: Red Dog chooses IsaMill Horizontal Milling for Mill Upgrade Project

Brisbane (QLD), Australia – Teck Resources Limited (“Teck”) has selected a Glencore Technology M15,000 IsaMillTM for their mill upgrade project at Teck Red Dog Operations, which is expected to increase Red Dog’s average mill throughput by about 15% over the current mine life.

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FLSmidth wins fourth Copper Concentrator Order in Kazakhstan, including Mills, Crushers & Conveyors

Valby, Denmark – KAZ Minerals in Kazakhstan has selected FLSmidth as their technology partner for a new, 75,000 tonnes per day copper concentrator line at Aktogay. FLSmidth’s scope of supply includes the key machines, installation supervision, commissioning, start-up and ramp-up support. The total order value is more than USD 100 million.

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